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MIT Technology Review: Ten Emerging Technologies 2008
http://www2.technologyreview.com/specialreports/specialrepor...

Technology Review, published by MIT, presents their list of the ten technologies that they think are most likely to change the way we live. It includes the ten most exciting, world-changing technologies of the year. Each of the 10 technologies has a downloadable PDF description. The website also lists Past 10 Emerging Techologies back to 2001. Some of the topics include modeling surprise,...

Molecular Expressions
https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/

The Molecular Expressions website features photo galleries that explore the fascinating world of optical microscopy. The site offers a large collection of color photographs taken through an optical microscope (commonly referred to as "photo-micro-graphs"). The Photo Gallery contains an introductory selection of images covering beer and ice cream to integrated circuits and ceramic superconductors....

Modeling Across the Curriculum (MAC)
http://mac.concord.org/

This project aims to demonstrate the effective use of technology to a student-centered, model-based approach to secondary science teaching. Using a variety of computer-based manipulable models and probeware, MAC teaches students how to create, refine, and apply mental models to improve their understanding of science. MAC evaluates student learning through embedded on-line assessments, as well as...

Online Profiles of Engineering and Engineering Technology Colleges
http://profiles.asee.org/

This directory, from the American Society for Engineering Education, provides detailed profiles of U.S. and Canadian schools offering undergraduate and graduate engineering, as well as engineering technology programs with the intent of preparing prospective students for their future education in engineering. The descriptions of institutions represented in this directory allow students to compare...

Nelson Diversity Surveys
http://drdonnajnelson.oucreate.com//diversity/Faculty_Tables...

This site provides results of and information about our diversity surveys, which determined demographics of tenured / tenure track faculty at pertinent departments of the "top 50" universities, ranked by NSF (National Science Foundation) according to research expenditures in that discipline. These are the first published data, disaggregated by gender, by race, and by rank, on faculty at the top 50...

The Empirical Curriculum: Changes in Postsecondary Course-Taking, 1972-2000
https://www.abtassociates.com/sites/default/files/2018-05/em...

This report, written by Clifford Andelman for the U.S. Department of Education, covers the major changes in student course-taking in postsecondary institutions between 1972 and 2000, with a specific focus on the years from 1992-2000. The report is based off of transcript analysis and three grade-cohort longitudinal studies designed and carried out by the National Center for Education...

Gender Differences in the Careers of Academic Scientists and Engineers: Section 1
http://wayback.archive-it.org/5902/20150819091611/http://www...

This study from the National Science Foundation uses data from a nationally representative sample of recipients of doctorates in science and engineering (S&E) to examine the gender differences of four critical outcomes along the postsecondary academic career path of earning tenure. These outcomes are tenure track placement, tenure, promotion to associate professor, and promotion to the rank of...

Why Isn't the Mathematics We Learned Good Enough for Today's Students?: The Imperative of Mathematic
https://education.ti.com/sites/US/downloads/pdf/mathpaper01....

This paper from the Council of Chief State School Officers and Texas Instruments is part of a briefing paper series on mathematical literacy which were developed to be used by those working to improve mathematics education. This paper, which covers the imperative of mathematical literacy, discusses the changes in our society and economy and how mathematical literacy is impacted by that. It also...

Excel: Locking Cell References
https://www.wisc-online.com/learn/technical/engineering/eng5...

In this animated and interactive object, students read how to lock a cell that is being referenced in a formula so that it does not automatically show an increment when the formula is copied.

Excel: Entering a Formula
https://www.wisc-online.com/learn/technical/engineering/eng5...

In this animated and interactive object, learners examine the complex number function to convert real and imaginary coefficients into a complex number.

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